R. Carlos Nakai Quartet’s People of Peace Wins Best World Album Nammy Award

R. Carlos Nakai Quartet – People of Peace

Phoenix (Arizona), USA – Canyon Records’ recording artists have been honored with a Nammy Award for People of Peace by the R. Carlos Nakai Quartet in the Best World Album category. This recording was also a 2006 GRAMMY nominee for Best New Age Album. Canyon had been honored this year with a total of fourteen nominations from the Native American Music Awards (or “Nammys”).

The Eighth Annual Native American Music Awards, or The Nammys, made its highly anticipated return to the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida featuring over 25 Awards presentations, 12 live music performances, and a special Hall of Fame Induction of the late Link Ray.

Other Canyon Finalists include:

Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, Canyon Records has produced and distributed contemporary and traditional Native American music for 55 years.

For additional information about Canyon Records, its artists and for sound samples, visit www.canyonrecords.com.

Author: World Music Central News Department

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